OMIA 000359-9615 : Eyelid gland, third, prolapse of in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: domestic cat

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as Prolapsed nictitating membrane gland (PNMG) or cherry eye


2013 Edelmann, M.L., Miyadera, K., Iwabe, S., Komáromy, A.M. :
Investigating the inheritance of prolapsed nictitating membrane glands in a large canine pedigree. Vet Ophthalmol 16:416-22, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23240682. DOI: 10.1111/vop.12015.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 05 Jun 2019